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Hotel Orto De Medici

#51 of 457 Hotels in Florence
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Via San Gallo, 30, 50129 Florence, Italy
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were so pleasantly surprised when we arrived and found that they had upgraded us to one of their new suites. It was beautiful! It was very roomy and more than comfortable for the 4 of us. It was very quiet by the courtyard. Breakfast was very filling, and it was nice to be able to sit outside. They had... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We came to Italy for our 30th anniversary celebration. When we arrived, we were given a very basic small room. Once we told the staff it was our anniversary, they gave us a bigger room with a bottle of champagne and a nice note. The front desk staff was exception- very helpful, nice and spoke perfect English. The breakfast was... More 

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Rennes, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I booked a 2 single beds accessible bedroom for wheelchair users at the Orto de Medici hotel for me and my helper at the beginning of august for 7 nights. The Hotel is located in a very nice building with a small lovely garden in a calm street at only 10 minutes by foot from the main tourist attractions. The... More 

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gflorence, Responsabile reception at Hotel Orto De Medici, responded to this review

Dear Foxalouar, I am so pleased we could meet your special needs, and I am totally gratefull for you suggestions about the ramp. You review is very precious for our future travellers. Thank you! Francesco Bini More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you all at The lovely orto de medici hotel! We were pleasently suprised over the nice standard of The room and The helpfull staff:). Me and my fiance would rekomend this hotell to everyone planning to visti Florence. Its so close to all The must se places:). And The breakfest was awsome! Thank you again for an great experince:)

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gflorence, Responsabile reception at Hotel Orto De Medici, responded to this review

Dear Alexander, What a great way to start the morning reading such awesome reviews like yours. Thank you so much!! Francesco More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

With so many good reviews Its a struggle to add something different to the many positive comments abut this hotel. Clearly things are working with staff both front of house and behind the scenes passionate about delivering outstanding customer service and the experience we all expect. For us the Medici was a perfect stay. A location just a short walk... More 

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gflorence, Responsabile reception at Hotel Orto De Medici, responded to this review

Dear Garion, Thanks for this great review! I am pleased to read how your family enjoyed the holiday stay in the Junior Suite. Thank you!! Hope to see you back, Francesco More 

New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here while on vacation our first time in Italy. The grounds are absolutely zen and beautiful. The room was very clean and spacious. We stayed on the first floor. The other parts of the hotel are also super pretty. Would definitely recommend it for a stay in Florence. It is also close to everything.

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gflorence, Responsabile reception at Hotel Orto De Medici, responded to this review

Dear Guest, This review is just AMAZING! Thanks a lot for sharing your impressions! Francesco Bini More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really enjoyed my time in Florence and this hotel was perfect. The location is great, only 15 minute walk from the station and 10 minutes to the square. We were very lucky to have a really good bar and two great restaurants right on our doorstep. The staff were friendly and the reception desk was great, they just let... More 

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gflorence, Responsabile reception at Hotel Orto De Medici, responded to this review

Dear Guest, All the staff here wants to thank you for your review. Next time you come, ask us the "softer pillows", we have some for special needs. Thank you. Francesco Bini More 

Alnwick, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Second time in Florence, first time at this hotel but will definitely be back! Lovely room overlooking the garden - massive bed and high ceiling, beautifully decorated, lovely rainfall shower and great air conditioning! Great staff on Reception, in the breakfast room and in Housekeeping - friendly, helpful all the time. Terrace was nice area outside to sit - music... More 

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gflorence, Responsabile reception at Hotel Orto De Medici, responded to this review

Dear Jackie, Thanks for this great review! I am glad you enjoeyd the room, the air conditionin g and the staff. The bar was closed during the hottest week of August, but now it will be open avery day but Sundays until October. I really lokk forward to seeing you back! Francesco More 

Princeton, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel Orto de Medici is a great place to stay in Florence! We stayed for a total of five nights and found the hotel truly delightful. Riccardo and his staff (Judith in particular) were very helpful beginning with e-mail contact and while we were there, they made our stay thoroughly enjoyable. The rooms are spacious and the bathroom was wonderful... More 

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gflorence, Responsabile reception at Hotel Orto De Medici, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I am very pleased you could fully enjoye your holiday in Florence and appreciate the "Medici class" touch of our hotel. Really hope to see you back someday. Thank you Francesco More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Hotel Orto De Medici is a great, centrally located, hotel if you're looking for an affordable hotel. It is very close to the train station as well as the famous sites in Florence. The hotel staff was great and the hotel grounds were wonderful.

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Dre, thanks for this amazing review!!! So pleased for your aprecciations to the location and the staff! Thank you Francesco Bini More 

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